Understanding Peripheral Nerve Entrapment and Metabolic Disease

Author: Stephen L. Barrett

A variety of metabolic disorders, such as diabetic peripheral neuropathy, can predispose the patient to peripherial nerve entrapment and lower extremity pain. A podiatric surgeon focusing on lower extremity nerve surgery outlines what clinicians should know about the relationship, diagnostic and treatment modalities, and special considerations for the geriatric population. Watch the segment here!


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